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Nick Carter

Nickolas Gene "Nick" Carter (born January 28, 1980) is an American singer-songwriter, dancer, musician, entertainer and actor. He is best known as a member of the pop group Backstreet Boys. He went on to release a solo album called Now Or Never during their hiatus. He has made occasional television appearances and starred in his own reality show, House of Carters. He gained fame in the late 1990s and early 2000s as a teen idol. He is also the older brother of singer Aaron Carter. Carter was born in Jamestown, New York, where his parents, Jane Elizabeth (née Spaulding) and Robert Gene Carter, owned a bar called the Yankee Rebel. Several years later, the family moved to Ruskin, Florida and managed the Garden Villa Retirement Home, where they added to the family. Carter's siblings are: B.J. (Bobbie Jean); Leslie (June 6, 1986 – January 31, 2012); and twins Aaron and Angel (born December 7, 1987). Robert G. Carter has a daughter, Virginia (born 1972), from a previous marriage. Carter's parents divorced in 2003. His father remarried, to Ginger R. Elrod (born December 5, 1974) in 2004, and had a son, Kaden Brent, in June 2005. Carter began auditioning for acting roles in the early 1990s,

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Nick Carter's Father's Ashes to be Spread with Late Daughter (PHOTO)

Nick Carter's Father
Ashes will be Spread with Late Daughter

Nick Carter and his family will honor their father's dying wishes -- cremate him and spread his ashes, but the family's also decided to involve their late sister. We're told Bob -- whom the… READ MORE >

Nick and Aaron Carter's Father Likely Died of Heart Attack, Family Believes

Nick & Aaron Carter's Dad
Died of Heart Attack ... Family Believes

Nick and Aaron Carter's father complained of chest pains and had twitching in his arm before he went to bed and never woke up ... TMZ has learned. Sources close to the family tell us ... all… READ MORE >

- 6 days ago
Nick & Aaron Carter's Dad Dead at 65

Nick & Aaron Carter
Father Dead at 65

11:52 AM PT -- Aaron just shared a message as well, saying, "My heart is broken, we are so hurt we lost you poppa way too soon. You were never human to me, you were always my real life super… READ MORE >

- 6 days ago
Nick Carter -- JAMEIS WINSTON'S THE TRUTH ... Let Us Do Halftime Show! (VIDEO)

Bucs Superfan Nick Carter
JAMEIS WINSTON'S THE TRUTH Let Us Do Halftime Show!

Nick Carter LOVES Jameis Winston.  Loves him.  In fact, he's SO THRILLED his Bucs finally have a winning team, he wants to round up the rest of the Backstreet Boys and do a halftime… READ MORE >

- 166 days ago
Lou Pearlman -- 'NSYNC, Backstreet Boys Mastermind ... Dead at 62

Lou Pearlman
'NSYNC, Backstreet Boys Mastermind Dead at 62

Lou Pearlman, the record producer/manager who launched huge boy bands including 'NSYNC and the Backstreet Boys, has died in prison. Pearlman faced a slew of lawsuit by members of the 2 famous… READ MORE >

- 276 days ago
Nick Carter -- Settles with Bouncer For Loads of Cash

Nick Carter
Settles with Bouncer ... For Loads of Cash

Nick Carter's pockets just got lighter ... because we've learned he made a 6-figure settlement with a bouncer who accused the singer of choking him out.  Sources close to the case tell us the… READ MORE >

- 322 days ago
Nick Carter -- Drops $50k On Steampunk Nursery (PHOTOS)

Nick Carter
Drops $50k On Steampunk Nursery

Nick Carter's firstborn son put a $50k dent in his pop's pockets before the tot could even crawl. Nick's son, Odin, was born April 19th, and the Backstreet Boy and wife Lauren went all out on… READ MORE >

- 345 days ago
Nick Carter -- Got Community Service for Bar Fight ... And He Can Still Drink

Nick Carter
Community Service for Bar Fight And He Can Still Drink

Nick Carter's battery charge for brawling with a bouncer in the Florida Keys could be wiped from his record if he keeps his nose clean. Prosecutors say they'll drop the battery charge if Nick… READ MORE >

- 419 days ago
Nick Carter -- Bar Brawl Buddy Will Be Charged in Dodger Stadium Beatdown (VIDEO)

Nick Carter
Bar Brawl Buddy Will Be Charged in Dodger Stadium Beatdown

Nick Carter's bar fighting partner may have had some experience before their Key West arrest -- he'll be charged with a felony for knocking a man unconscious in Dodger Stadium's parking… READ MORE >

- 460 days ago
Nick Carter Sued -- 'Backstreet Thug' Tried to Choke Out Bouncer

Nick Carter Sued
'Backstreet Thug' Tried to Choke Out Bouncer

Nick Carter attacked and choked an employee in the Key West bar where Nick got arrested ... according to the lawsuit that the employee just filed. Skylar Carden is the bouncer, and in the… READ MORE >

- 484 days ago
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